Nepomuk performance

Valter Mura valtermura at
Fri Feb 3 22:29:19 UTC 2012

In data giovedì 19 gennaio 2012 10:55:54, Steve Riley ha scritto:
> On 2012-01-19 13:52:44 Mark Greenwood <fatgerman at> wrote:
> > On 18 Jan 2012, at 21:58, Steve Riley wrote:
> > > We've been discussing over at the Kubuntu Forums how surprisingly stable
> > > Precise, KDE 4.7.97 (4.8 rc2), and Qt 4.8 are. A few are using it as
> > > their primary setup now. Akonadi (mostly) works well with Google, KMail
> > > (mostly) behaves the way we'd like it to,
> > 
> > I'd disagree entirely. it took me 4 attempts (and 3 crashes) to get KMail
> > to check my gmail account, the setup wizard didn't work at all, and as I
> > said I have to give akostrigimuk 350MB of RAM to stop it killing my
> > system. As far as I can tell KDE4 gets worse with every release.
> Success seems to happen only if you follow a certain sequence of steps.
> $ akonadictl stop
> $ rm -rfv ~/.local/share/akonadi*
> $ rm -rfv ~/.config/akonadi/*
> $ rm -rfv ~/.kde/share/config/*
> $ akonadictl start
> Log into your Gmail account via the web. Go to mail settings | Forwarding
> and POP/IMAP. Under "When I mark..." turn off auto-expunge. Under "When a
> message..." select "Immediately delete."
> Then, in KMail, don't use the account wizard. Instead, manually configure
> your Gmail settings. When configuring your IMAP resource, after entering
> your Google credentials on the General tab, be sure to go to the Advanced
> tab and click the Auto Detect button.
> Let KMail perform its initial sync, then close it. Now open it. Return to
> the configuration window. Modify your identity and set your sent-mail and
> drafts folders to the folders on Google. Modify your IMAP resource and set
> the trash folder to Google.


I have to say that, after having applied this procedure, Kmail seems to have 
start to work properly again, for which I am *very happy*. I've started to use 
it again! :)

*Open Source is better!*

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